WLSCOM http://weloveshon.com Hiking And Mountain Biking Around Las Vegas Tue, 14 Nov 2017 22:32:49 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 Peppers http://weloveshon.com/peppers/ Tue, 14 Nov 2017 18:53:30 +0000 http://weloveshon.com/?p=111 Growing hot peppers in the Mojave desert – Las Vegas to be more specific, and they grow great here. Scoville Scale below contains the ones I have grown since 2010 when I started keeping track.


Bhut Jolokia Pepper–Origin:India–Scoville Units: 1,000,000
Red Trinidad Scorpion Pepper–Origin:Trinidad–Scoville Units: 800,000 – 1,000,000
Caribbean Red Hab Pepper–Origin:Hab–Mexico–Scoville Units: 445,000 – 460,000
Scotch Bonnet Pepper–Origin:Mexico–Scoville Units: 100,000 – 350,000
Orange Hab Pepper–Origin:Hab-Mexico–Scoville Units: 150,000 – 325,000
White Bullet Hab Pepper–Origin:Hab-Mexico–Scoville Units: 200,000 – ...]]>
Bone Shaker http://weloveshon.com/bone-shaker/ Sun, 10 Apr 2016 18:31:26 +0000 http://weloveshon.com/?page_id=12384 Boneshaker mountain bike trail is part of the Cowboy Trail System located on Blue Diamond Hill, within the boundaries of the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Nevada. The Cowboy Trail System is a network of incredible high desert singletrack trails that fork in many directions offering many different rides and hikes with great panoramic views of Red Rock Canyon to the west, the La Madre Mountain Range to the north and Las Vegas to the east. Blue ...]]> Blue Diamond Hill Overlook , NV. http://weloveshon.com/blue-diamond-hill-overlook-nv/ Thu, 31 Mar 2016 22:59:27 +0000 http://weloveshon.com/?p=186 The Las Vegas Overlook is located on Blue Diamond Hill, within the boundaries of the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Nevada. Blue Diamond hill is the home of the Cowboy Trail System which is a network of incredible high desert singletrack mountain bike trails that fork in many directions offering many different rides and hikes with great panoramic views of Red Rock Canyon to the west, the La Madre Mountain Range to the north and Las ...]]> The Cross at Groom, TX. http://weloveshon.com/the-cross-at-groom-tx/ Tue, 22 Dec 2015 18:22:18 +0000 http://weloveshon.com/?p=284 Located in Groom, TX. this 190 foot tall free-standing cross ‘the tallest in the Western Hemisphere’ can be seen from twenty miles away. Surrounding the base of the The Cross are life-sized statues of the Stations of The Cross. The Cross of our Lord Jesus Christ Ministries is 41 miles East of Amarillo, TX.
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La Madre Springs http://weloveshon.com/la-madre-springs/ Sun, 13 Dec 2015 22:50:04 +0000 http://weloveshon.com/?page_id=12336 La Madre Springs trail starts at the Willow Springs Picnic Area, it follows the White Rock Loop Trail and then splits onto the La Madre Spring Trail.
The La Madre Springs Trail runs up a canyon with red and white sandstone cliffs on one side and 230 million year old limestone mountains on other. The springs flow from the base of La Madre Mountain into a dam built in the 1960s. The spring which runs year round ...]]>
Image Sprite http://weloveshon.com/image-sprite/ Wed, 09 Dec 2015 00:11:06 +0000 http://weloveshon.com/?page_id=12098 A sprite is multiple graphics compiled into one image.
CSS sprites technique is a way to reduce the number of HTTP requests made for image resources, by combining images in a single file. Using the image sprites instead of separate images will reduce the number of HTTP requests a browser makes to the server, which means less download time for the user and less bandwidth consumption.
Below is the working sprite ‘just touch it’ and the codes to ...]]>
Red Rock Loop North http://weloveshon.com/loop-north/ Wed, 04 Nov 2015 01:06:43 +0000 http://weloveshon.com/?page_id=10581 Over one million people each year come to experience Red Rock Canyon‘s 195,819 acres of desert beauty, towering sandstone cliffs and abundant wildlife. Scramble across fossilized sand dunes, climb sheer rock walls, or just enjoy the scenic beauty along the road. Rock climbers always dot the cliffs in this world-class climbing area.
Spend some time here and you’ll see plants that put on spectacular flowering shows in the springtime and provide lasting sources of water, food and ...]]>
Mountain Biking http://weloveshon.com/mountain-biking/ Tue, 03 Nov 2015 02:04:58 +0000 http://weloveshon.com/?page_id=10562 Cottonwood Valley Trail System
Spring Mountains Trail System
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Petroglyphs http://weloveshon.com/petroglyphs/ Tue, 03 Nov 2015 01:14:42 +0000 http://weloveshon.com/?page_id=10541 Rock Art – Petroglyphs And Pictographs:
Rock art comes in two varieties, petroglyphs and pictographs. The difference between the two types is the manner in which they were made. Petroglyphs were pecked into the surface of the rock. Pictographs were painted on the rock and are usually found in sheltered locations such as rock overhangs or caves. In Red Rock Canyon, a coating of dark “desert varnish” on lighter sandstone provides the perfect medium ...]]>
First Creek, NV. http://weloveshon.com/first-creek-nv/ Wed, 16 Sep 2015 22:05:45 +0000 http://weloveshon.com/?p=4404 First Creek Canyon is located in Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Across a desert valley and up the creek through a deep canyon surrounded by steep towering red-and-white sandstone cliffs. Hiking then bouldering mixed with bushwhacking makes this a good workout.
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area: Over one million people each year come to experience Red Rock Canyon’s 195,819 acres of desert beauty, towering sandstone cliffs and abundant wildlife. Scramble across fossilized sand dunes, climb ...]]>